Category: Something Different

#UberIceCream came to my office

Yelp posted that Uber car service was offering ice cream service if you request them between 11:00-5:00 on July 24.  If you are a Capital One card holder, you get the service for free. Consider this an invitation to chill out. Your office probably doesn’t have a slip […]

Ojai: Beatrice Wood Center

The Beatrice Wood Center is the former home and studio of the named artist, author and potter, and this center is opened Friday to Sundays from 11:00-5:00. A mutual friend of ours was participating in “The President’s Show”, presented by the American Ceramic Society of So Cal (ACS […]

Rare, by Goodwill

  This place is an upscale Goodwill store located in downtown Anaheim, off Harbor Boulevard and Broadway, near D-Rinks ice skating facility. If you got a lazy afternoon and went to browse a vintage store, this is the place to check it out. Everything is namebrand here says the […]

Feb 22: Northern Trust Open

In addition to this blog, I also blog about food trucks at Occasionally I get media passes to check out events, and I was able to get passes to the 2015 Northern Trust Open, a PGA golf tournament in the Pacific Palisades, just west of UCLA. I […]

My 1st German Yelp Event

While doing research on places to visit, I stumbled across a Yelp Berlin event.  They were going to have a coffee “cupping” event on the Wednesday we were in town.  I missed the original response date, but asked the Community Manager if I could be on the wait […]

Kissing the Blarney Stone in Cork

Another day of waking up early for a 8:55 am flight..this time to the city of Cork, which is where the Blarney Castle is located. It one of those bucket list items I’ve always wanted to do, and yet have no clue where Cork is. The locals say […]